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A renovation of an ornate, parlor level brownstone apartment on the Promenade in Brooklyn Heights with views to the Manhattan skyline. The space was reconfigured to create long views through the apartment around a sculptural “core”, its modern detailing and materials acting in counterpoint to the grandeur of the original detailing.
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Pauline Licavoli wrote:
I just bought a house with winfows like this and a window seat. i bought drapes with grommets to hang. there i - i tried to attach my phoyo a couple of times but ibended up chaving to use someone elses.
   Comment   December 14, 2012
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Pauline Licavoli
should i hang the drapes tall and to the side during the day and close at night or should i have the resolustion rods with sittings and have them all shortened to the top of the windowseat the the ones across the room shorten or keep ti the floor?
December 14, 2012 at 2:58am   
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maffei wrote:
Would you please tell me the manufacturer of this super sofa?
   Comment   November 25, 2012
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psp2pdx
what is the name of the brown sofa? Is that a Benson fold down for sleeping?
November 25, 2012 at 4:09pm   
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mommymeade wrote:
Does anyone know where I might get a rug very similar to this one? - I believe this rug is Swirl by Paul Smith for The Rug Company. No longer available online.
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It is the Paul Smith Swirl rug shown in this photo. I have seen similar imitations, but I cannot recall where. Quality, pattern and saturation were far inferior.
August 14, 2012 at 7:08pm   
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nuclei
this room really inspires me... I have been searching for photos of rooms with similar feel but they are hard to find...... how would you describe this style?
November 7, 2012 at 3:39am   
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jodilomask wrote:
Who makes that rug? - I really like it!
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The Rug Company
June 15, 2012 at 6:24am   
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rkalidoss
I have a room very simlar..all these colrs would be stunning in my room.can you plesae tell me who makes the orange sofa..love the curves..i am attaching pic of my room with staged furniture..now my room is empty and i need to start from scratch!!
June 20, 2013 at 10:14am   
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taliesin_smith wrote:
love - love the parka floors and plaster work. Beautiful
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mpaboitiz wrote:
Floor lamp - Who makes this floor lamp? Designer and company name pls. Thanks
   Comment   January 3, 2014
Linda.Linda2 wrote:
Will you let us know who makes the orange sofa. - This is a beautiful room
   Comment   July 21, 2013
snookyanne wrote:
Best neutral shabby chic color for walls - Shabby chic color for walls
   Comment   June 24, 2013
rkalidoss wrote:
Orange sofa-It is Fab!!!!! - I love love love this combo..could you please let me know who makes the orange sofa??
   Comment   June 20, 2013
jfklein wrote:
What is the name/manufacturer of the light fixture? It is great!
   Comment   April 30, 2013
melbourne wrote:
What make is the coffee table?
   Comment   February 13, 2013
fllw wrote:
Where can I buy a rug like this one? It is exciting and beautiful!! Thank-you :)
   Comment   February 12, 2013
bently51 wrote:
what color white are the walls
   Comment   January 17, 2013
jackieguscott wrote:
Who makes eash sofa? - I really love how these sofas are working together. Can you please tell me where I can get each? Thanks!
   Comment   January 11, 2013
Pauline Licavoli wrote:
windiw seat problem - i will try again to send proper photo.
   Comment   December 14, 2012

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Becky Harris added this to New Classics: Paul Smith's Swirl Rug
Using the Swirl rug is an eccentric way to update a midcentury modern aesthetic.
The bowfront Georgian with large windows created rooms of great proportion, with highly decorative plasterwork for additional elegance. While people in the Georgian period dressed their windows with sumptuous curtains and pelmets, the absence of these allows for a very contemporary aesthetic with a Georgian backdrop.
Note the current architectural features. While modern architecture generally plays down embellishments, traditional architecture usually has more elaborate windows, ceilings, walls and doors. A redesign can highlight existing features, push them into the background or add new ones. Many of us love both modern and traditional styles. A transitional living room can help you get the best of both worlds. Try keeping your architectural features neutral in color and show off your style through your furniture. This stunning living room's architecture pays homage to the past but honors the homeowner's style with the iconic, eclectic furniture choices.More about transitional style

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